November 27, 2014, No comments

Christmas is coming and it’s a time of excitement and pleasure for most people but for some it brings extra expense and difficulties in all already fraught lives. Some of [...]

THH employees Claire Hothy and Sam Watson hand out free cocktails.

Tulse Hill Hotel welcomes locals with free drinks and food

November 20, 2014, 3 Comments

Last night (Wednesday 19 November) local residents turned out en masse to the launch of a new hotel in Lambeth. The Tulse Hill Hotel (THH) celebrated ...


Brixton Food Walk with Fox and Squirrel

November 20, 2014, 1 Comment

Brixton has become the place in London where food trends start. From the restaurants that have been able to establish new chains from their small begi ...


Two for one: egg yolks

November 19, 2014, No comments

Rosie Lovell, from Rosie’s Deli, gives two recipes for one pesky ingredient every month. This time, egg yolks get the chance to shine.  After m ...

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    Beehive Place Brixton Pop up
    November 12, 2014, 2 Comments

      It’s been bad news recently for the kind of restaurants in Brixton where you want to linger over a little luxury rather than sit on milk crates and leave [...]

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    Brixton Beers. Part Two – The Brixton Buzz
    November 6, 2014, No comments

    We’ve been busy checking out Brixton’s local beers. In this second installment, we introduce you to The Brixton Buzz’s “Brixton Buzz”: A brew with a benevolent tilt. Sounds great. Well [...]

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    Pumpkin Chipotle Muffins
    November 1, 2014, 1 Comment

    Brixton knows about pumpkins. Not just a seasonal novelty here around Halloween to be turned into grinning faces, you can buy chunks of pumpkin all year round in Brixton market. [...]

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    Two for one: Fish sauce
    October 25, 2014, No comments

    In the third of her series of recipes for store cupboard ‘lurkers’, Rosie Lovell experiments with fish sauce… I’m well aware that not everyone has found many uses for, or [...]

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    Review: Elephant
    October 24, 2014, 2 Comments

    Friday Night in all its glory renders Brixton Village virtually unrecognisable these days. Queues run alongside daytime-only wig shops and grocery stores, music beats heavily, and giddy laughter echoes everywhere; [...]

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    The Joint Goes to Marylebone
    October 22, 2014, 2 Comments

      In the most recent instalment of our occasional series trying new branches of restaurants that started in Brixton, James Eaton samples The Joint now it’s up West too. It [...]